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Watch This Blind Man Draw Objects Based On What He Thinks They Look Like

Watch This Blind Man Draw Objects Based On What He Thinks They Look Like

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When you are born blind, you are faced with an incredible disadvantage. As much as we like to think that we live in an accessible world, life is unimaginably difficult for people who have to get through life without their eyesight. But even if they can't see, blind people come up with new ways to perceive the world around them with the help of their other senses. Take this man, for example. Watch what happens when he's asked to draw things based on what he thinks they look like. What an amazing experiment. Seeing how blind people learn to identify things around them is so interesting. This guy's sense of humor is pretty great, too! Read more: http://www.viralnova.com/blind-man-drawing/
A Man Found Whale Vomit On The Beach, And He’s About To Cash In Big Time

A Man Found Whale Vomit On The Beach, And He’s About To Cash In Big Time

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Of all the bizarre get-rich-quick schemes floating around out there, this one is probably the weirdest. And that's because it has to do with selling vomit. While strolling on the beach in Lancashire, England, recently, one lucky guy by the name of Ken Wilman stumbled across what he thought was a large stone.Much to his surprise, however, it was actually a chunk of whale puke. Take a look at this video to learn about why someone just offered the man £50,000 for it. You never know when a big pile of money is going to fall into your lap. Let's just hope that if it happens to you, it won't come in the form of solidified vomit. Read more: http://www.viralnova.com/whale-vomit/

Security high on agenda during MJ Akbar’s 3-nation Middle East tour – Times of India

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India will engage the leadership of Syria, Iraq and Lebanon next week, in its first high level outreach to the most troubled part of the world. Minister of state for external affairs MJ Akbar will hold discussions on the current security situation in the region during his tour.Read more: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Security-high-on-agenda-during-MJ-Akbars-3-nation-Middle-East-tour/articleshow/53656115.cms
These Photos Show The Creepy Wonders Lurking Beneath This Midwestern City

These Photos Show The Creepy Wonders Lurking Beneath This Midwestern City

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For those of us who are interested in urban exploration, the legend of the abandoned Cincinnati subway system is a familiar one. While we've written about it here before, this series of photos offers a fresh perspective on the lost transit system that could have been. This particular adventurer explored near what would have become the Race Street Station. TT-Forums / Howat123 Construction on the Cincinnati subway began back in 1916, and it was largely inspired by New York City's famous underground tunnels. TT-Forums / Howat123 At the time, Cincinnati was growing at a rapid rate, and traffic congestion was beginning to take a toll on the local economy. TT-Forums ...
Can You Spot The Cat In This Sea Of Owls?

Can You Spot The Cat In This Sea Of Owls?

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Artist Gergely Dudás is known for creating funny comics that delight fans around the world. But recently, he created a brain teaser that's taking the Internet by storm. While you probably associate hidden image games with your childhood, these illustrations turn seemingly simple games into puzzles that could baffle just about anyone.So why don't you give it a try? Can you find the cat that's hanging out with all of these adorable owls? Facebook / The Dudolf If you thought the last one was too easy, find the panda among these snowmen. Facebook / The Dudolf How'd you do? If you couldn't track them down, here's the solution: the cat is the second one in on the left in the third row. The pand...
This Woman’s Works Of Art Are Dizzying In The Best Possible Way

This Woman’s Works Of Art Are Dizzying In The Best Possible Way

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We've all seen those movie scenes that are shot from the perspective of someone getting hit upside the head and falling into a heap. But before they hit the concrete, we're met with dizzying shots from the victim's point of view — scenes that show a spinning world full of double-faced assailants. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('VN_PG_DCI1_BTF'); }); She strives to make each painting a conversation piece as observers read between the lines of every layer. Alex Garant Alex Garant And that conversation springs from a place of complication, since we're tasked with making sense of imagery that puts our percerptions to the test. Al...